So for the second year in a row, I decided to attend the Heacock Classic Gold Cup races at Virginia Raceway. Unfortunately the weather was terrible, and while the races went on, most participants declined entry due to the bad weather. Unlike other forms of racing, some of the vintage racers are privateers operating on […]Read more "On the High Performance Heroes Racing Team and Other Things"
Aermacchi (shortened from the Italian, Aeronautica Macchi) began life shortly before WWI as a producer of light aircraft, specializing in seaplanes. One of these models, the M.C. 72, set a world velocity record for seaplanes which stands to this day. Powered by a unique supercharged Fiat V-24 engine, it brought the small company great publicity […]Read more "Aermacchi / Harley Davidson Motorcycles. Harley in name only."